Duffield Parish Council

Serving the people of Duffield

Duffield Cemetery Lodge

Clerk: Kath Gruber
Cemetery Lodge, Duffield
Cemetery, 43 Hazelwood Road
Duffield, Belper, Derbyshire
DE56 4DQ

Latest News

Break-in at Hazelwood Road Cemetery

Break-in at Hazelwood Road Cemetery

During the bank holiday weekend a garage at Hazelwood Road Cemetery was broken into and gardening tools were taken, including hedge cutters, leaf blowers and chainsaw equipment.

The police have been informed, if anyone has any relevant information please contact 101 giving the incident number 20000264829 or use Derbyshire Police's online form: https://www.derbyshire.police.uk/tua/tell-us-about/cor/tell-us-about-existing-case-report/... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 28 May 2020 13:47 by Jackie Clements

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Environment Working Group – volunteers requested

Are you a Duffield resident with a concern for the environment who could spare a little time to help improve the village's environmental credentials?

The Parish Council has set up an Environment Working Group as part of its commitment to reduce carbon emissions both through the Council's activities and in the local community. The group is being headed up by three Parish Councillors; Cllr John Shoesmith,... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 28 May 2020 13:00 by Jackie Clements

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Duffield Action Plan 2020 - consultation summary

Duffield Action Plan 2020 - consultation summary

A huge THANK YOU to residents who attended the Action Plan Consultation event at the Weston Centre in February and those who returned a survey. Your views on the priorities for Duffield are being taken forward in an updated Village Action Plan. The PDF attached below summarises the feedback from the consultation event and survey responses and a précis of some solutions proposed. Further consultation... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 26 May 2020 14:54 by Jackie Clements

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Arrangements for Full Council meeting: 3rd June 2020

Parish Council meetings are currently not being held as a public gathering due to the Coronavirus outbreak.

The Clerk has set up a conference call facility via Cisco Webex where meetings will be held. Members of the public can join the meeting too.

The next Full Council Meeting will be held on 3rd June at 7pm. The agenda for this meeting can be found below.

The details of how to join the meeting can be... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 26 May 2020 13:49 by Jackie Clements

Tags: Meetings, News

New ‘Healthwatch’ help-line

For those who don't have easy access to the internet and have concerns about Covid-19, a new telephone help-line has been launched by Belper-based Healthwatch Derbyshire. Available to all Derbyshire residents, the number is 01773-880786, and is open Mon-Fri 10am-3.30pm.

Healthwatch also have a dedicated website which deals with Covid-19 issues – www.joinedupcarederbyshire.co.uk/public-info-covid-19.... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 21 May 2020 09:58 by Kath Gruber

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Changes to Parish Council Committees

At the Parish Council Annual General Meeting held on 6th May 2020, the Council agreed to amend the Parish Council Committees so that they align with the Village Action Plan in addition to managing the day to day operations of the Council.

The new Committees are:

Posted: Thu, 14 May 2020 15:00 by Jackie Clements

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Posted: Wed, 13 May 2020 13:35 by Kath Gruber

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Parish Council grounds staff returning to work

The Parish Council decided at the Full Council Meeting on 6th May that the furloughed grounds staff will return to work next week to carry out the usual grounds maintenance at Eyes Meadow, Gray Recreation Ground and Hazelwood Road Cemetery.

Please respect all social distancing measures while they are still in place and avoid approaching grounds staff. Thank you.

Posted: Thu, 07 May 2020 14:11 by Jackie Clements

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Notice of Casual Vacancy

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN pursuant to Section 87(2) of the Local Government Act 1972 that a casual vacancy exists in the office of Councillor for the Parish.

This vacancy has arisen because of the death of Colin Thompson.

Posted: Thu, 07 May 2020 09:49 by Kath Gruber

Tags: News, vacancies

Hazelwood Road Closure - June 2020

Derbyshire County Council have advised us of the closure of part of Hazelwood Road due to work being carried out by Severn Trent. More information can be found on the One Network website here: https://one.network/?tm=117228519

The work is due to be carried out from the 8th June and will mean the closure of part of the road between Richmond Drive and no 63 Hazelwood Road. Access will be maintained whenever... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 06 May 2020 15:01 by Jackie Clements

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